Northern Erie Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 8:57 AM EST Jan. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect from 1 PM EST this afternoon
through Tuesday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central and western New York... including the
following counties... in central New York... northern Cayuga. In
western New York... Allegany... Cattaraugus... Chautauqua...
Genesee... Livingston... Monroe... Niagara... northern Erie...
Ontario... Orleans... southern Erie... Wayne and Wyoming.

* From 1 PM EST this afternoon through Tuesday evening.

* Warming temperatures, snowmelt and rainfall will enhance the
risk for ice jam flooding. Rainfall during the watch period will
average around a half inch with the potential for three quarters
of an inch locally.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. You should monitor later forecasts and be
alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to
flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding
develop. Stay tuned to weather radio or other radio and TV
stations for further details or updates


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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 8:57 AM EST Jan. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect from 1 PM EST this afternoon
through Tuesday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central and western New York... including the
following counties... in central New York... northern Cayuga. In
western New York... Allegany... Cattaraugus... Chautauqua...
Genesee... Livingston... Monroe... Niagara... northern Erie...
Ontario... Orleans... southern Erie... Wayne and Wyoming.

* From 1 PM EST this afternoon through Tuesday evening.

* Warming temperatures, snowmelt and rainfall will enhance the
risk for ice jam flooding. Rainfall during the watch period will
average around a half inch with the potential for three quarters
of an inch locally.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. You should monitor later forecasts and be
alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to
flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding
develop. Stay tuned to weather radio or other radio and TV
stations for further details or updates


Reynolds